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Villa Thalia - St. George's Retreat Village (discounts available)

People5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 861 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Two bedrooms Villa, sleep 4/5, all with seaview and balcony

Go beyond the tourist eye: A collection of 9 villas owned by a Cretan couple who are looking forward to welcoming you to this beautiful part of Crete. More than a holiday – St George’s Retreat offers you the opportunity to truly experience all that Crete has to offer. Whether that’s learning about the island’s history, sampling the food from some of the best tavernas or indulging in the fruits that grow freely in the Retreat, this is a Cretan experience to remember. As you might expect, with villas of this calibre, all are fully equipped to the highest of standards and there are also two shared pools and a large BBQ area containing both a BBQ spit and traditional baking oven – perfect for meeting and making new friends. Situated high up in the village of Kokkino Chorio – spectacular views of the island and Bay of Souda await anybody who chooses to stay here.

Special discounted prices are available for groups who wish to book 3 or more villas. Contact the owner for details.

More Details

About Us

Stefanos Varidakis
St George's Retreat Ltd
St. George's Retreat Ltd, Kokkino Chorio
TK 73008 Chania - Crete
Tel : 0030 6978 18 5760 e-mail : info@retreatvillage.com
VAT Reg NoEL999995005

Owner
Stefanos Varidakis
Member since: 2009
Speaks English, Greek
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
70%
Calendar last updated:
22 June, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

This was everything we could have wished for in a long awaited holiday, made more special by the warm welcome, great hospitality and excellent facilities.

All of our love to you both and the very best for the future,

Love,

Sharon, Steve , Riley and George
May 2010
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Location

Nearest Airport
30 Kilometres
Chania airport
Nearest Ferry
15 Kilometres
Souda bay
Nearest Restaurant
The Retreat Tavern
Nearest Beach
8 Kilometres
Almyrida beach
Car: recommended

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Vamos in Apokoronos

Property Type:
  • villa (detached)
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 861 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • pets considered
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • near the sea
  • Ocean View
  • resort
  • rural
  • village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Maps
  • Mosquito Magnet
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Sunbed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • Bathroom with shower and wc. Also a washing machine, to keep your clothes clean in every villa.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Cot
  • One double bedroom and one twin or alternatively one single bed plus one bunk bed.Also a sofa in the living room for a fifth quest in case it is needed.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Beach Towels
  • Child's Swing
  • Gated Community
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Patio
  • Veranda
  • veranda
  • 4 garden chairs
  • 4 deck chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Car Optional
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • laundrette - serviced
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • caving
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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(2 traveller reviews)

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Villa Thalia - St. George's Retreat Village (discounts available)
average rating of 5.0 based on 4 reviews
5

Just perfect

  • 5 of 5

The second time that we had visited the villas. This in our mind is the perfect holiday, for relaxation for us and for our son Charlie. On this occasion Charlie (2 1/2) joined in the grape harvest and crushing of the grapes. It was just fabulous.

Steefanos and Roula are the most amazing, friendly hosts, Roula often brought us lovely home made treats to the villa.

We would highly recommend this holiday to any and plan to return next year.

  • Review Submitted: May 16, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Tim, Jodie, Charlie, It was a pleasure having you at the Retreat with us. Thank you very much for the review. Stefanos & Roula
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5

Sehr schön

  • 5 of 5

Tolle Anlage, tolles Haus, nette Vermieter

  • Review Submitted: Apr 6, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Holger & Michele. It was a pleasure having you at the Retreat, Stefanos & Roula
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Vamos, Crete

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Late Summer period 2017
2 Sep 2017 - 29 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£682
for 7 nights
From
£97
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £13 per night, per additional guest
 
Autumn period
30 Sep 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
£558
for 7 nights
From
£80
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £13 per night, per additional guest
 
Spring period
24 Mar 2018 - 25 May 2018
7 night minimum stay
£558
for 7 nights
From
£80
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £13 per night, per additional guest
 
Early Summer period
26 May 2018 - 13 Jul 2018
7 night minimum stay
£744
for 7 nights
From
£106
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £13 per night, per additional guest
 
Summer period
14 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,301
for 7 nights
From
£186
 
 
Late Summer period
1 Sep 2018 - 12 Oct 2018
7 night minimum stay
£744
for 7 nights
From
£106
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £13 per night, per additional guest
 
Autumn perio
13 Oct 2018 - 2 Nov 2018
7 night minimum stay
£558
for 7 nights
From
£80
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £13 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£496
for 7 nights
From
£71
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £13 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Additional Guest Fee £13.28 per person per night

Prices are per villa per week in UK Pounds.

30% discount is granted for a 2 guests / villa occupation for all periods except for the Winter and Summer period.
Long lets on request.

Car Hire arranged on request.
It is essential to confirm availability with the owner before booking flights.

To make a booking you can either call or email the owner .

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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